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. >>> a surprise in the jerry sandusky case. he waived his right to a preliminary hearing and the charges he sexually abused young boys while the coach at penn state. it means where's one 10 closer to trial but the attorney said it's a tactical move. >> we would have heard a recitation of the allegations without realist -- realistically being able to cross-examine the witnesses who testified as to their credible. as all of you know, credibility is going to be the many factor in this case. >> fox 5s paul wagner was in pennsylvania for the hearing. paul, the strange tactical move, isn't it? they report usually criminal defends trying to slow things down, not speed things up? >> it's a strange move, brian, but not unexpected, to be honest with you. because a lot of times these preliminary hearings are waived. but, if you look at it from joe amandola's point of view, he succeeded this was a shrewd move on his part. instead of us talking about all of the witnesses and what they said about jerry sand offingo the witness stand, instead, we're talking about jerry sandusky and the holes in the state'
. in the minutes after the courtroom announcement the preliminary hearing would be waived, jerry sandusky left the center county courthouse telling reporters he would, quote, stay the course to fight for floor quarters and weight for the opportunity to present our side. sandusky's attorney then promised a return in and&explained the decision. standing at a podium in front of dozens of reporters, andandola said he and sandusky decided to waive the hearing when they realized the state had the upper hand and he would be unable to attack the credibility of the witnesses. >> when, in fact, the prosecutor, i think, correctly stated he would object to any questions i wanted to ask about credibility. >> reporter: in return for waiving the hearing, prosecutors agreed to share the evidence against sandusky more expeditiously and agreed not to raise his bail. >> today was a small part in a legal process. it was a part that would have been one-sided, which would have been basically the commonmost opportunity to represent all the allegations made without us having a chance to defend against them effectivel
of your fox 5 on time traffic. >>> today's big story, jerry sandusky an hour away from coming face to face with half of his accusers the attorney for the former penn state assistant coach said he welcomes today's preliminary hearing on more than 50 counts of child sex abuse involving 10 boys. the accusers allege they were assaulted in showers, lockers or his home. he continues to defend himself against the charges. >> struggles with the idea he loves kids but when he says that people can interpret that as sexual connotation. >>> his attorneys will likely focus on reports of inconsistency. >>> that report claims a close family friend of mcquery claims he did not actually see sandusky assaulting that particular child he only heard what he calls sex noises coming from the showers. >>> vote on capitol hill, republicans ready to push a bill through the house of representatives to continue a cut. it forces work to begin on the key stone oil pipeline from canada to the gulf. president obama has promised to veto it. >>> some of the top stories this morning a police involved shooting in the distric
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just minutes from facing his accusers, jerry sandusky's legal team makes a game changing move. >>> you better buckle up your seatbelt. taxicab rates in the district could be on verge of skyrocketing. >>> we'll begin tonight, though, with this, your cell phone and how you use it behind the wheel. good evening. i'm brian bolter. >> i'm shawn yancy. the ntsb says using your phone even hand free is just too dangerous. >> texting takes your eyes off the road almost five seconds. at highway speeds that's the entire length of a football field. >> it makes you 23 times more likely to crash. fox 5's bob barnard is in the newsroom with more. >> just when you thought it was safe and lawful to go hands free, comes this new campaign to ban the use of cell phones by drivers entirely. it's only a recommendation from the national transportation safety board aimed at state lawmakers across the country. in the evening commute tonight look closely and you'll see driver's texting behind the wheel, others talking on their phone. it's against the law here in the district of columbia and in 35 states, virgin
to consider. >>> all right well, once again, breaking news, this morning, where jerry sandusky waived his right to the preliminary hearing, i think we have paul back with us now who can tell us a little bit more about what is going on in pennsylvania. paul. >>> all right tony, lost that shot for just a second. we did hear from michael bonnie the defense attorney for victim number one he came out and said victim number one was very very nervous about having to testify but ready to testify, they had gotten an indication last night, that this preliminary hearing was going to be waived so he was never brought to the courthouse. now just a few minutes after sandusky indicated to the judge he wanted to waive the hearing he left through the back of the courthouse let's play that right now. >> stay the course, we will waive the opportunity to present our side. >> why not. >> tell me why you didn't do a preliminary hearing. >>>i will come back and answer your questions. >> mr. sandusky, are you looking forward to facing your accusers. >> the answer is yes [ yelling in the background ] >> this prel
. >> this comes as jerry sandusky heads back to court tomorrow to face some of his alleged child victims. we warn you, some of the details that we are about to talk about are disturbing. things you might not want your kids to hear. our stacy cohan is is here in studio with all of the. developments in this disturbing case altogether. >> it is. this testimony is particularly important as the development of this case. five of jerry sandusky's accusers are expected to testify at this preliminary hearing tomorrow as well as at least one other witness and that witness is expected to be former penn state assistant coach mike mcqueary. a grand jury report that was made public last month detailed 40 charges of rape and molestation aagainst sandusky. mike mcqueary had testified to the grand jury that he saw jerry sandusky sexually assaulting a young boy in a penn state locker room shower. that is video of joe pat were owe, former penn state head coach. now, according to the testimony of mike mcqueary, he saw him sexually salting that boy any locker room shower. however, accord tying report any local pennsy
abuse scandal, former football coach jerry sandusky is expected in court for an important hearing tomorrow. tonight new questions are being raised about key testimony against him. a published report says there are various versions of what a graduate student reported seeing in a campus shower in 2002. fox 5's paul wagner has the story. reporter: mike mcqueary has been on administrative leave since mid-november when his grand jury testimony was finally made public, testimony that angered some people so much they leveled death threats against him. mcqueary has said very little publicly since and tomorrow inside this courthouse he's expected to tell his version of events under oath in front of a judge. e. on march 1, 2002, mike mcqueary, penn state graduate assistant said he entered the locker room of the football building on the university campus and was surprised to see lights on. mcqueary told the grand jury he saw a young boy he believedded to be about 10 being sex -- believed to be about 10 being sexually assaulted by jerry sandusky. mcqueary left and told his father what he saw
. >>> jerry sandusky is behind -- enough evidence of a crime. >>> jerry sandusky is behind jail. >> the latest charges, the result of grand jury testimony from two additional young men allegedly molested by sandusky when they were children. the ex-coach is now required to wear an electronic monitoring system and is not allowed to step foot onto penn state property. >>> new york city banks on alert, someone sent a mail bomb to deutshe bank headquarters in germany. the package did not detonate no, one was hurt and the fbi says -- detonate, no one was hurt and the fbi says there is no specific threat. >>> a tennessee home burns to the ground and firefighter can't do a thing but watch. homeowners in rural parts of ovion county can choose to pay a $75 protection fee. the woman who owns this home couldn't pay because she wasn't eligible. they did not have homeowners -- she did not have homeowners insurance which is a city requirement. she said she lost everything. >>> still ahead tonight focusing on homegrown terrorism. tordion precedented meeting auto capitol hill took -- today an unprecedented mee
their respects. >>> latest now on the penn state scandal, jerry sandusky will appear at a preliminary hearing tomorrow some of his accusers are expected to testify however a key witness may have changed his story. a pennsylvania newspaper says coach mcquery reportedly told a family friend he did not witness any sex when sandusky allegedly assaulted a 10-year- old boy in alocker room shower in 2002. >>> fox 5 will provide live coverage from pennsylvania trial tomorrow as jerry sandusky appears in court. paul wagner will tweet from the courthouse his live reports will be on fox 5 news. >>> a major drug bust in prince william county, police arrested a doctor at his triangle office last week investigators say he dispensed thousands of pills weekly to drug addicts the 73- year-old sold oxycontin, morphine and more to patients without a medical reason. >>> new details tonight in disappearence of a fairfax county man. 30-year-old oscar montana was last seen leaving his job at a construction site july 9th a week later his van was found abandoned three blocks away. they recently determined he disappea
ticket he was on the deans list. >>> in penn state sex abuse case former football coach jerry sandusky is expected in court for an important hearing tomorrow new questions are being raised about key testimony about him. there are various versions of what a graduate student saw in a campus shower in 2002 here is paul wagner with our story. >> reporter: on march 1st, 2002, mike mcquery says he entered the locker room of the lash football building on the university campus and was surprised to see the lights on he told the grand jury he saw a young boy he believed about 10, being sexually assaulted by jerry sandusky, he then left the building and told his father what he saw the two then decided mcquery would tell head football coach joe paterno in the grand jury report there is no mention of a second person at the meeting between mcquery and his father but according to a report in harrisburg patriot news a family friend was there as well. the paper, quoting a source says the friend asked him three times if he saw anything sexual and three times, he said no. according to the source. if true
there. >>> jerry sandusky is behind bars. the former penn state assistant football coach was arrested yesterday on new child abuse charges. the latest charges against sandusky come after two additional accusers testified in front of a grand jury. sandusky couldn't post the $250,000 bail forcing him to spend the night in jail. the 67-year-old ex-coach now faces more than 50 counts of child sexual abuse. >>> health and human services is keeping the age limit on the plan b morning after pill as is. ainsley earhart has more. >> reporter: the so-called morning after pill can prevent pregnancy for taken soon enough after unprotected sex. if you can prove you're over 17, can it without a prescription. the food and drug administration was ready to let it be sold on drugstore shelves to just anyone. health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius overruled the agency. she says she is concerned very young girls couldn't properly understand how to use it without guidance from an adult. new york presbyterian hospital's dr. kathleen london says the evidence there is to allow the drug to be s
in the case. >>> jerry sandusky will face his accusers tomorrow in a pennsylvania courtroom. five of his alleged victims are expected to testify and also former assistant coach mike mcquery. he told the grand jury that in 2002 he saw a young boy being sexually assaulted by jerry sandusky in a penn state locker room shower but the patriot news is reporting a different version of that story the newspaper quotes a source who says he came home after the incident telling his father and a family friend he heard sex sounds saw a young boy peak out of the shower and a male arm grabbing the boy and pulling him out of view minutes later he saw sandusky leaving in a towel. the friend said he asked mcquery three times if he saw anything, and he said each time he said no. because of that they urged him to contact joe paterno, and not police. joe paterno is recovering from a fractured pelvis he suffered at his house saturday night and being treated for illness. >>> thank you. >>> a funeral service to be held today for the virginia tech officer killed on campus last week officer crust was gunned down b
. >>> a vote could come today to extend the payroll tax cut. >>> jerry sandusky in court today as the prosecution pushes to bring him to trial on child sex abuse charges. >>> and a frightening scene in a d.c. neighborhood. a man armed with a gun and possibly high on pcp firing into homes. fox 5 morning news continues right now. ght now. >>> let's take a look outside right now. there is the washington monument on the right of your screen. it is 12-13-11. a little out of order but all in a row. >> let's get a check of your weather with mr. tony perkins who has good news on tap for us. >> yes, i do. the temperature for later on today, 50. we will take that. we are getting off to a chilly start though to be sure. let's take a look at what is going on out there. we'll start with the temperatures around the region. 20s and 30s for you. we're in the 30s. the low 30s. 32 now in washington. 31 at patuxent naval air station. 29 in ocean city. 24 in baltimore. 24 at dulles airport and 23 in winchester, virginia. chilly out there. here is a look at the sentinel radar and there is nothing t
they fired on that suspect. >>> former penn state assistant football coach jerry sandusky heads to court today. his lawyers say the ex-coach is looking forward to the preliminary hearing eager to face his accusers. he wants to lock witnesses into testimony and learn more about the government's case. as many as 10 young men could publicly testify today for the first time. he is being accused of more than 50 counts of child sex abuse but maintains his innocence. >>> with time running out on the payroll tax cut, the house is voting later today on a republican plan to extend it so everybody's taxes do not go up on january 1st. the measure includes a provision on moving forward on the keystone pipeline, something opposed by president obama and because of that, democrats in the senate say it does not have a chance of passing. >>> four protesters with the occupy d.c. movements are on a hunger strike this morning. they want a meeting with the top republican in the house who oversees the district. congressman darryl issa chairs the oversight committee and the protesters say they will refuse all f
. >>> former penn state assistant coach jerry sandusky will be face to face with some of his accusers tomorrow morning. laura evans is everywhere at 11:00. >> jerry sandusky will appear at a preliminary hearing on sexual assault charges. some of the accusers are expected to testify. he faces more than 50 counts of child sex abuse involving 10 boys who he met through the children's online charity that he founded. a judge will decide if prosecutors have enough evidence to send the case to trial. >>> pictures out tonight of subjects who police believe are connected to an armed robbery sunday night. the victim, a university of maryland student walking back to his apartment. he was held at gun point at 10:30 last night on rowalt drive. surveillance pictures captured show three men using the victim's credit card at a convenience store. >>> a power outage at a wastewater treatment plant in frederick, 3 million gallons of raw sewage released spilling downstream in the city's water intake areas. officials say there's no drinking to the water supply. experts are running tests on carroll creek and the mo
what jerry sandusky is saying this time around. stay with us. time is 4:37.  beth! hi. looking good! you've lost some weight. thanks! you noticed! you know these clothes are too big now, so i'm donating them. not going back there again. good for you! how'd you do it? eating right, whole grain. whole grain? whole grain. [ female announcer ] people who choose more whole grain tend to weigh less than those who don't... multigrain cheerios has five whole grains and 110 lightly sweetened calories per serving... more grains. less you! multigrain cheerios. >>> making headlines this morning, former illinois governor rod blagojevich heads back to ciewmplet his -- back to court. blagojevich could see 10 or more years behind bars. >>> over in europe, leaders are hoping a summit friday will calm the world stock mark e. the french president and german chancellor are calling for a rewrite of europe's fundamental rules but the s&p rating agency is warning that 15 european countries could be downgraded any way. >>> in russia, thousands are protesting against prime minister vladimir pu
the wife of accused penn state coach jerry sandusky, what she says about accusations that her husband sexually abused young boys. >>> and the redskins sizing up the patriots. this just in. they are good. ood. >>> as we take you to break, a live look outside. we have the latest weather and traffic from tony and julie. that's next. hey, jessica, jerry neumann with a policy question. jerry, how are you doing? fine, i just got a little fender bender. oh, jerry, i'm so sorry. i would love to help but remember, you dropped us last month. yeah, you know it's funny. it only took 15 minutes to sign up for that new auto insurance company but it's taken a lot longer to hear back. is your car up a pole again? [ crying ] i miss you, jessica! jerry, are you crying? no, i just, i bit my tongue. [ male announcer ] get to a better state. state farm. [ male announcer ] from our nation's networks... ♪ ...to our city streets... ♪ ...to skies around the world... ♪ ...northrop grumman's security solutions are invisibly at work, protecting people's lives... [ soldier ] move out! [ male announcer ] ...
state child sex abuse case. a preliminary hearing for former assistant coach jerry sandusky. on the eve of that hearing, a new report that casts some doubt about some of the most explosive claims so far. we'll have that story for you next. >>> a barbecue's best cut mir takes her love for that joint a little too -- customer take her love for that joint a little too far. find out how she create this drive-through and why she was so quickly arrested.  [ woman ] my boyfriend and i were going on vacation, so i used my citi thank you card to pick up some accessories. a new belt. some nylons. and what girl wouldn't need new shoes? we talked about getting a diamond. but with all the thank you points i've been earning... ♪ ...i flew us to the rock i really had in mind. ♪ [ male announcer ] the citi thank you card. earn points you can use for travel on any airline, with no blackout dates. >>> former panamanian strong man manuel noriega is back in panama this morning. he arrived from france last night escorted by a security team to panama city's prison. the 77-year-old is beginning
, former penn state assistant coach jerry sandusky behind bars this morning. >>> the government reach as a decision on whether or not to allow the morning after pill to be sold over the counter. we're back in a moment. time now is 6:07.  >>> plan b will not be available over the counter. the fda was preparing to lift the age limit and let it be sold over the counter to anyone. but kathleen sebelius overruled the agency. >>> jerry sandusky is behind bars after not being able to post the $250,000 cash bail. police arrested sandusky yesterday on new charges of abuse. the ex-coach now facing more than 50 counts of child sexual abuse. his lawyer hopes to have him out of jail today. if released, he must submit to electronic monitoring. >>> the latest in another child sex abuse scandal. little case closed for former sir excuse assistant basketball coach bernie fine. according to the d. a., fine cannot be prosecuted for allegations he sexually abused two boys in the 1980s because the statute of lemignot stations has run out. federal authorities are investigating accusations made
was arrested back in february. >>> jerry sandusky spent the night in jail after being arrested for the second time. sandusky couldn't post the $250,000 bail. the latest charges, the result of grand jury testimony from two additional young men allegedly molested by sandusky when they were children. ?rudz's lawyer hopes to have him released from jail today. -- sandusky's lawyer hopes to have him released from jail today. >>> >>> >>> a surprising move concerning a controversial means of birth control. up next, a decision by the u.s. government. >>> plus actor alec baldwin apologizes for his recent incident on an airplane, sort of apologizes. we're checking more headlines coming up next. . you don't decide when vegetables reach the peak of perfection. the vegetables do. at green giant, we pick vegetables only when they're perfect. then freeze them fast so they're are as nutritious as fresh. [ green giant ] ho ho ho. ♪ green giant fantastic! pro-gresso ] they fit! okay-y... okay??? i've been eating progresso and now my favorite old jeans...fit. okay is there a woman i can talk to?
coach bernie fine is fired after men say he molested them as boys. fine said he's innocent and jerry sandusky, the former penn state football coach, charged with sexually abusing a number of boys he said he was mentoring. the head coach joe paterno and other top officials force out for failing to alert police after an assistant said that he told them he believed he saw sandusky molesting a child. stay with fox for the latest on penn state and all of the scandals in 2012. in new york, i'm rick fulbaum, fox news. >> and the news is not over yet. >> it is not. a few more days. >> for the scandals to come in. >> that's right. >> and hopefully the next few days are pleasant into 2012. >> and not tomorrow but cloudier. >> okay. >> and i think we'll have some 50s before we close out 2011. >> yeah. that is right and as we nto thi second. into all of this, we will talk about the fact that it's breezy out there. dress for it and most of the evening will be, too. the wins are staned at national, northwest at 49 miles an hour and we're getting gusts out there up over 20 miles an hour and occasio
an appeal. 33 people were killed. >>> former penn state assistant football coach jerry sandusky is in jail tonight after being arrested on new charges of child sex abuse. sandusky was reportedly unable teapoys the $250,000 cash bail -- to post the $250,000 cash bail. >> reporter: new sex abuse charges against jerry sandusky, the former penn state assistant football coach arrested again today after two new accusers requested by grande jury, both alleged victims saying they met sandusky through the second mile charity which he founded in 1977 to help disadvantaged children. one victim claims he was assaulted in 1997 when he was 10 years old. the other said the incident happened in 2004 when he was 11 or 12. the pennsylvania attorney general issuing a statement saying as in many of the other cases identified to date the contact with sandusky allegedly fit a pat inch of grooming victims. sandusky -- pattern of grooming victims. sandusky was already charged of 40 counts of sex abuse. the 607-year-old ex-coach maintains his -- 67--year-old coach maintains his innocence. a background check vealed
scandal. the alleged victim who is not been identified filed the first lawsuit against jerry sandusky. david lee miller has the latest tonight. >> a child sex abuse lawsuit filed against former penn state assistant football coach, jerry sandusky. it's the first lawsuit in the scandal. >> what this survivor and all those other survivors want most is for kids and other kids to be protected. >> a 29 yeerl man claims sandusky sexually abused him more than 100 times for four years and threatened to harm his family to keep his quiet. the man is not among the eight victims mentioned in a grand jury report. >> sexual abuse began at the age of 10. that time he was a promising athlete. and sandusky spotted his promise and began to groom him and that's what predators do. >> the acuehe is suing the university and the second mile charity which sandusky founded. >> we need to address the cultural institutional failures here. >> sandusky is charged with sexually abusing eight other boys over a 15 year period. he maintains his innocence and hired a private investigator to help his defense. the
. >>> in the penn state sex abuse scandal, the assistant coach who reported seeing jerry sandusky in a shower with a young boy is telling his story in court. >>> plus a local bagel shop robbed and a local marathon runner helped police catch the thieves. >>> we begin with the infection that killed a local college student. thanks for joining us tonight i'm shawn yancy. >> i'm brian bolter. >> now other students are wondering if they have been exposed. >> the university sent out a general e-mail notification and said it has contacted individually folks who had close contact with that student, but tonight others ask if that's enough. some students say they don't have enough information to know if they might have been exposed. reporter: this is on the george washington university campus and word that a student here died of meningitis is just filtering out. >> yeah, it is a little scary, makes me feel like you don't know if you're going to catch it or. >> not and everybody is in really close quarters because everybody is studying in the same room, the library coughing and everything. reporter: th
could fares go up and how soon. >> coming up after the break, jerry sandusky waived his right to a hearing on child molestation charges, so what is next for the former assistant football coach. an attorney will join us live, to break down the penn state child sex abuse case. 9:10 a.m., we will be right back state farm. this is jessica. hey, jessica, jerry neumann with a policy question. jerry, how are you doing? fine, i just got a little fender bender. oh, jerry, i'm so sorry. i would love to help but remember, you dropped us last month. yeah, you know it's funny. it only took 15 minutes to sign up for that new auto insurance company but it's taken a lot longer to hear back. is your car up a pole again? [ crying ] i miss you, jessica! jerry, are you crying? no, i just, i bit my tongue. [ male announcer ] get to a better state. state farm. >>> penn state child sex abuse scandal shifts the focus on two university administrators, they will be in court friday, charges of purgery and failure to report under the child protective services law. yesterday, jerry sandusky waived his rig
. >>> former penn state assistant coach jerry sandusky heading to court this week. we're talking to a defense attorney about what exactly to expect. >>> and the redskins putting up a fight today against new england, but did they have what it takes to beat the patriots in the sports director dave feldman has the outsome. thanks for joining us tonight. i'm maureen umeh. >>> a terrifying night is over in d.c. tonight. it started with a traffic stop and ended with a police stand job. a man burst in a home with police on his heel -- standoff. a man burst in a home with police on his heels. fox 5's roz plater with the latest. >> the people inside the home may not have known the man who barricaded himself inside and apparently he did not have a weapon, but just think how frightening it had to be. a man breaks in, you look outside and see dozens of officers with guns drawn. reporter: the standoff began about 2:00 in the afternoon when a u.s. park police officer tried to make a traffic stop near north capital and dallas streets northwest, but the driver kept going. the is of took off after him and th
assistant coach jerry sandusky actually 29-year-old man claims sandusky sexually abused him more than 100 times for about four years at the coach's home and also at a penn state locker room and he threatened to harm his family to keep him quiet. the man is not among the eight victims meningitissed in a grand jury report. >>> a fourth alleged victim has surfaced in the accusations against former assistant syracuse basketball coach bernie fine a molestation victimmed advocate says the man's family contacted him last week. the family has also reportedly talked with the district attorney's office and police. one of the accusers says the abuse began in 1984 and ended in 1990. when he talked to police in 2002, they told him it was too late to prosecute. >>> the woman wanted for a series of bank robberies and carjackings around the area now behind bars. police caught stephanie schwab yesterday afternoon after she tried to rob a bb & t bank in mclean. sky fox was overhead as police cuffed her. this morning, she is in federal custody. >>> the man accused a spring of carjackings in a wheaton shoppi
to the latest in the penn state child sex abuse case. former assistant coach jerry sandusky will be in court this morning and his lawyers say he is actually looking forward to it. as many as 10 young men could publicly testify against sandusky for the first time at today's preliminary hearing. his lawyers say he is eying fore face his accusers and they want to lock witnesses into testimony and learn more about the government's case. sandusky maintains his innocence despite being accused of more than 50 counts of child sex abuse. -- his lawyers say he is eager to face his accusers. >>> time running out on the payroll tax cut due to expire on december 31st. the house is voting today on a republican plan to extend it so everyone's taxes doesn't go up but the provision includes a re the keystone pipeline that president obama has promised to veto. democrats say it does not have a chance of passing. >>> four protestors with occupy d.c. are on a hunger strike this morning and they won't stop until congress gives full voting rights to the district of columbia in congress. they are demanding a meetin
the course of the morning. >> reporter: this has been a disturbing story all along and now jerry sandusky will face his accusers in a pennsylvania courtroom tomorrow morning five of his alleged victims are expected to testify. also on the stand, former assistant coach mike mcquery but his story may be changing he told the grand jury in 2002 he saw a young boy being sexually assaulted by jerry sandusky in a penn state locker room shower but in the patriot news they are reporting a different version of the story, the newspaper quotes a source who says mcquery came home after the incident telling his father and a family friend he heard sex sounds saw a young boy peek around a shower followed by a male arm grabbing the boy and pulling him back out of view moments later he said he saw sandusky leaving in a towel the friend said he asked mcquery any times if he had seen anything sexual mcquery responded no each time because of that response the source says a family friend and his father told him to contact joe paterno, and not the police. paterno you will remember lost his job as head coach of
refurbishing mcpherson square. re. >>> former penn state football coach jerry sandusky ended up waiving his right day hearing yesterday that would have included testimony from at least some of sandusky's reported victims of sexual abuse. according to sandusky's attorney, that is why he decided to skip the whole thing. prosecutors will now have to share the evidence against sandusky quicker and will not raise his bail. >> heard a recitation of the allegations without realistically accountable to cross-examine the witnesses who testify as to their credibility. as all of you know, credibility is going to be the main factor in this case. >> sandusky said he would stay the course, fight for four quarters and wait to tell his side of the story. two penn state administrators will be in court fly for their pretrial hearings on charges of perjury and failure to report under the child protective services law. >>> a major drug bust at dulles. street value, nearly half a million bucks. details are next. >>> a megamansion belonging to an r & b star up for auction. >>> investors don't care too much into
. a 29-year-old man claims jerry sandusky sexually abused him more than 100 times for about four years at the coach's home and also in a penn state locker room and he threatened to harm his family to keep him quiet. the man is not among the eight victims mentioned in a grand jury report. >>> a fourth alleged victim has now surfaced in the accusations against former assistant syracuse basketball coach bernie fine. an advocate says the man's family contacted him last week. that family also reportedly talked with the district attorney's office and police. one of the accusers says the abuse began in 1984 and ended in 1990. when he talked to police in 2002, they told him it was too late to prosecute. >>> the woman wanted for a series of bank robberies and carjackings is now behind bars. police caught stephanie schwab yesterday afternoon after she tried to rob a bb & t bank in bethesda. she crashed on old georgetown road and took off running. schwab was already wanted to two carjackings and two bank robberies. this morning, she is in federal custody. >>> the man accused of a spring of carjac
. the minority leader's plan didn't pass either. >>> former penn state coach jerry sandusky is back home now after being released from jail the second time. his wife helped post the bail needed. under the conditions of the bail, sandusky is on house arrest and cannot contact any of the alleged victims and now mrs. sandusky breaks her silence, defending her husband saying the accusations are untrue. sandusky is being charged with more than 50 counts of child sexual abuse. he is scheduled to appear in court next week. >>> some post offices here in the area set to close are getting a reprieve. that story next. >>> plus, a major makeover coming to an airport here in the area. >>> coal temperatures, generally in the 20s and low 30s to start your morning. sunshine and a milder afternoon. details on your forecast. and there's a live look at traffic. at some point, we will hear after the break. ststate farm. this is jessica. hey, jessica, jerry neumann with a policy question. jerry, how are you doing? fine, i just got a little fender bender. oh, jerry, i'm so sorry. i would love to help but remember
coach jerry sandusky waived his right to a hearing today. that hearing would have included testimony from at least some of the reported victims of sexual abuse and according to sandusky's attorney, that's why he decided to skip the whole thing. now prosecutors will share evidence against sandusky faster and will not raise his bail. >> we would have heard a recitation of the allegations without realistically being able to cross-examine the witnesses who testify as to their credibility and as all of you know, credibility is going to be the main factor in this case. >> sandusky himself left the courtroom telling reporters he would "stay the course, fight for four quarters and wait too tell his side of the story." >>> a maryland woman had been sentenced to more than three years in prison for a deadly hit and run convicted in the october 2010 crash that killed kela ryan who was out celebrating her 24th birthday when davidson hit her in dupont circle. davidson was fined nearly $5,000, the cost of the funeral expenses for the victim. >>> a northwest d.c. nightclub, the scene of a recent sho
football coach jerry sandusky goes before the court for another preliminary hearing today in pennsylvania. he will face 52 counts for allegedly molesting eight boys over a 15-year period. a judge will then determine if there is enough evidence to take the case to trial. >>> former penn state head football coach joe paterno is back home. he had a few problems. he fell and fractured his pelvis in his state college home this weekend. he is expect to make a full recovery without surgery. he is also undergoing chemotherapy and radiation for lung cancer. >>> new york lawmaker taking action to make you feel more comfortable going through security at the airport. they want passenger advocates at all airports. the advocate would immediately act on complaints by passengers over security screen go ahead. the proposal released yesterday was prompt bid an elderly woman's recent claim that she was strip searched at jfk airport. tsa says it is planning to implement its own type of advocacy services. >>> so we've had black friday. we've had cyber monday. today is green monday. up next, details of what co
if they're not sleeping in the tents. >>> jerry sandusky waived his right to a hearing in court. the hearing would have included testimony from at least some of sandusky's reported victims of sexual abuse. prosecutors will share the evidence against sandusky faster and will not raise his bail. >> we would have heard a recitation of the allegations without realistically being able to cross examine the witnesses who testified as though their credibility and as all of you know, credibility is going to be the main factor in this case. >> sandusky left the courtroom yesterday telling reporters he would, quote, stay the course, fight for four quarters and wait to tell his side of the story. >>> ate maryland woman has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for a deadly hit and run. she was convicted then homicide and dui in the october 2010 crash that killed keila ryan. ryan was out celebrating her 24th birthday when david sop hit her in dupont circle. -- when davidson hit her in dupont circle. >>> one federal agency is now pushing state lawmaker across the country to ban ce
unless congress takes action. >>> >> also more why jerry sandusky waived his preliminary hearing yesterday in pennsylvania. his attorney explains the legal manoeuvring behind the decision. >>> today you will get sunshine with your clouds and warmer temperatures. warm being relative but warmer than it is now for sure sunshine already as the washington monument is in the foreground. 7:00 a.m. now glad you are with us i am steve chenevey. >>> tony perkens under the weather i hate to use that for a weather man. tucker barnes is joining us with a look at wednesday. >>> tucker got great joy out of using that line. >>> it is appropriate. >>> a look at temperatures this morning as steve mentioned there will be a lot of clouds in the forecast, temperatures low 50s it will not feel much like december we are in for a mild afternoon 40 washington temperatures 10 degrees warmer than what we had around here 24 hours ago. relatively mild start that being said parts of the area at or below freezing dulles, 34, ocean city, 33 degrees. last hour you were at the freezing mark. satellite radar a lot
to report under the child protective services law. yesterday, jerry sandusky waived his right for a hearing after showing up in court. it was in part to avoid testimony from some of sandusky's alleged victims. after the court appearance, sandusky's attorney called the grand jury report deeply flawed and in an offhand remark, suggested people call, quote, 1- 800-reality. it turns out that phone number is a for gay sex phone service. >>> the house voted last night to approval a republican plan which will extend unemployment benefits and keep the social security payroll tax at a lower rate. the bill will also extend payroll tax cuts and avoid what amounts it a tax increase on the middle class. >> if the house is listening, we've passed a large bill that contains many of the priorities of our caucus and the white house. we've worked to find common ground. >> we already know this bill is dead. we need to begin real negotiations on how to prevent a thousand dollar tax hike on american families. the sooner we get this vote, the sooner those negotiations can begin in earnest. >> the senate will not
abuse to authorities and lie to a grand jury investigating the former penn state coach jerry sandusky. >> the task that was at hand today for the commonwealth was to present enough evident to show the court that the charges should be held. and that was done in my opinion smoothly. >> reporter: telling his story for the first time, assistant coach mike mcqueary who said he witnessed him testifying a boy. he said, quote, i heard rhythmic slapping sounds, two or three signs that sounded like skin-on-skin. and sandusky is charged with 52 counts for allegedly abuses boying over 15 years and waived his preliminary hearing on tuesday and had this to say. >> we'll wait for the opportunity to present our side. >> and we could do that -- >> mcqueary himself has not been charged in the case but placed on leave by the university. in harrisburg, pennsylvania, david lee miller, fox news. >>> and to a news alert at george washington university. fox 5 learned that a student infected with meningococcal meningitis died. it's a grad student who lived off campus. 35 people who may have come in close cont
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and states can address needs. >>> jerry sandusky goes before the court in a preliminary proceeding he faces 52 counts. the judge will decide if there is enough evidence to take him to trial. >>> wednesday president obama and first lady celebrate the sacrifices and achievements of the troops, members of the armed forces and families it will highlight the milestone of withdrawing u.s. soldiers from iraq this month. >> friday the first lady is santa claus she will deliver toys and gifts to military families marine corps toys for tots has provided the campaign. >>> we will catch up with the man who made it happen, oscar dela hoya is the subject of our boxing last night. >>> well, very cold outside, guess what temperatures dipping into a few days, detail what is you can expect and when, you will have to continue to bundle up back after the break ♪ [ male announcer ] from our nation's networks... ♪ ...to our city streets... ♪ ...to skies around the world... ♪ ...northrop grumman's security solutions are invisibly at work, protecting people's lives... [ soldier ] move out! [ male announcer
scandal takes another turn. the disturbing interview that jerry sandusky gave to the new york times. feldy. >>> and shawn, two star redskins reportedly will be lost for the season, maybe as early as tomorrow. find out what mike shanahan had to say about that coming up in a live report. gary mcgrady. >>> hey, dave, thanks a lot. it's not raining out there right now, but it looks like it's going to any time now. it's been that way all day. the rain is in the forecast. we'll tell you how much and when it's going to get here. the full forecast comes up. stay with us, though, fox 5 news at 5 will continue. [ female announcer ] at verizonfios.com, you can choose your channel package. ♪ you can choose your own internet speeds. ♪ you can even choose to chat with a live person. ♪ now you can choose to save $35 a month for fios tv, internet and phone for just $79.99 a month, plus get a $300 verizon visa prepaid card with a 2 year agreement. but hurry, offer ends soon only at verizonfios.com. contact the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800-974-6006 tty/v. in more ways tha
development in the penn state child sex abuse case. at least six of jerry sandusky's alleged victims are expected to testify against the former football coach at a preliminary hearing next week. a judge will decide if prosecutors have enough evidence to take the case to trial. he is charged with 40 counts of molesting eight boys over a 15- year span. sandusky denies the allegations. >>> indiana's attorney general has laid out a plan to compensate some of the victims of the deadly state fair stage collapse. the state is offering $300,000 each of the families of the seven people would died when the high wind knocked down the stage. the rest of the $5 million would go to the families of those physically injured. more than 100 people filed a claim asking for compensation. sixty-five of them have been offered a payout. >>> the d.c. government plagued by ethics issues. >> up next, the latest on efforts to clean up city government. >>> also coming up, the question is will we need to clean up the city streets tomorrow morning from snow. and julie wright is here to tell you what is happening
after some men say he molested them as boys. fine says he is innocent. and jerry sandusky, the former penn state assistant football coach charged with sexually abusing a number of boys he says he was mentoring. >> wait for the opportunity to present our side. >> reporter: head coach joe paterno and other top officials forced out for failure to report to police. stay with fox for the latest on penn state and all the scandals in 2012. in 2012. >>> coming up next, some popular movies get something well-deserved recognition. we are right back after this.  >>> today's facebook fan of the day is jacqueline tally. she says she loves sweets. >>> among the classic movies to be immortalized in the film registry. forrest gump, bambi and silence of the lambs has been selected. the oldest editions are two silent films from 1912. the national film registry is the world's largest archive of film, tv and sound recording. >>> more on apple's plan to roll out the new ipad 3 in perhaps just a couple of weeks. >>> fox 5 morning news will be right back. back.
coach jerry sandusky. he says sandusky sexually abused him more than 100 times between 1992 and 1996 and threatened to harm his family to keep him quiet. that 29-year-old who filed the suit is not among the eight victims mentioned in the grand jury report. >>> congress is now launching an investigation into the mishandling of the bodies of war dead at the air force mortuary in dover. the main investigative panel in the house of representatives will meet today with the government whistleblower. the chairman of the house oversight committee is asking pentagon chief leon panetta for records going back to 2002. now, the committee also wants a list of everyone involved in handling the remains of war dead. >>> it's a possible step forward for a proposed youth curfew in montgomery county. later this morning the county's public safety committee will meet to discuss the issue and take a vote. the curfew would apply to ages 18 and younger. it would be in effect between 11:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. on weekdays and midnight to 5:00 a.m. on weekends. there are a few exceptions. the full council is e
officials face a preliminary hearing involving those child sex abuse allegations against jerry sandusky. former vice president gary schultz and athletic director tim curley are charged with lying to a grand jury and failing to report the allegations to police back in 2002. mike mcqueary testified that he told schultz and curley that he witnessed sandusky raping a young boy in the shower inside a penn state football facility. but schultz and curley both told the grand jury that no such detail was ever offered. >>> it's sentencing day for barry bonds. the home run king was convicted of obstruction of justice for trying to mislead a federal grand jury investigating sports doping. bonds could get anything from probation to 21 months in prison. >>> now to some actual sports. >> yeah. >> the burgundy and gold, the skins pulled off a week one win against the new york giants. oh, it was wonderful. do you remember that, tony? >> what hope we had. it was great. since then, of course, things have gone rather downhill. how are they looking for this matchup with the g-men and does it matter? dave
serving time for corruption. >>> former penn state assistant football coach jerry sandusky is behind bars this morning. he was arrested on new sex abuse charges and apparently could not post a $250,000 cash bail. two new accusers told a grand jury they met sandusky through the second mile charity that he founded. according to the judge, if sandusky does make bail, he will be under house arrest and subject to electronic monitoring. >>> don't let the holiday shopping send you into the red. there are plenty of personal finance sites that can help you organize your accounts and start the new year off on the right foot. we're going to take an in-depth look at one of them when we head to "the smart phone zone." >>> ahead later this hour, from hashtags to news of the world, a look at the top twitter trebleds of 2011. we'll be right back, it's 11 minutes after 9:00. >>> it is a grand opening at grand central and just in time for christmas. the newest apple store will start selling products to the public tomorrow. it's one of the biggest stores in the world and is located in one of the most rec
interview. this time jerry sandusky talked to the new york times. he tried to explain his answer to bob cost a's question when he asked if he was attracted to young boys. >> if i say no, i'm not attracted to young boys, that's not the truth because i'm tracted to young people, boys, girls. -- attracted to young people, boys, girls. >> reporter: but not sexually. >> right. i enjoy spending time with young people. i enjoy spending time with people. i mean my two favorite groups are the ole deliver and the young. >> that was sandusky's lawyer in the background trying to help him explain himself. sandusky is charged with 40 counts of child abuse. >>> one of the men who claims former syracuse assistant basketball coach molested him admits he molested a young boy himself. zach tomaselli told the associated press today he sexually abused a 13-year-old boy last year. he originally pleaded not gilly to 11 charges budget says -- guilty to 11 charges but now says he will change his plea. he said bernie fine accused him years ago. >>> a wild crime spree involving carjackings and bank robberies and tonig
former assistant football coach jerry sandusky sexually abused him more than 100 times over a period of about four years at the coach's home and in a penn state locker room. the man is not among the eight victims mention inside a grand jury report. now, last night penn state university students vented their concerns regarding the scandal during a town hall forum. >> a lot of us are worried right now about how that's going to reflect when we go out into the job market because, you know, our degree now comes tacked with this. >> i can assure you that universally we've been told that's not the case. they're not only not retreating from their interest in penn state students, many of them are reemphasizing it. >> sandusky is charged with sexually abusing eight boys during a 15-year span. two administrators have been charged with lying to a grand jury and failing to report a 2002 allegation to police. >>> a fourth alleged victim has surfaced in the accusations against former assistant syracuse basketball coach bernie fine. a molestation victim's advocate says the man's family contacted hi
abuse allegations against jerry sandusky. gary schultz and tim curley both accused of lying to a grand jury and failing to report the allegations to police all the way back to 2002. former assistant coach mike mcqueary testified he told schultz and curley he witnessed sandusky raping a boy inside of a penn state shower. mcqueary is expected to take the stand today. >>> it is sentencing day for barry bonds, the home run king convicted of obstructing justice for trying to mislead a federal grand jury investigating sports doping. now, bonds could get anything from probation to 21 months behind bars. >>> good news for japan's tsunami-damaged nuclear plant. the country's prime minister says it's reached a stable state of cold shutdown and is no longer taking substantial amounts of radiation. the march 11th tsunami sent three reactors at the plant to a nuclear meltdown, the worst nuclear crisis since chernobyl. >>> tony is here to talk about the friday weather. >> you don't rise quite as early as the rest of us. >> no, i do not. >> but we have dropped a good 10, 11 degrees since we went on
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